Draft Product Description for Fedora Workstation

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at chello.at
Thu Nov 7 15:54:35 UTC 2013

Olav Vitters wrote:

> On Thu, Nov 07, 2013 at 11:33:57AM +0100, Sergio Pascual wrote:
>> 2013/11/7 Olav Vitters <olav at vitters.nl>
>> > On Thu, Nov 07, 2013 at 03:53:48AM +0100, Kevin Kofler wrote:
>> > > Olav Vitters wrote:
>> > > > AFAIK (not sure), it should come somewhat easy once you the
>> > distribution
>> > > > is based upon systemd.
>> > >
>> > > That means it will exclude the most popular distribution out there.
>> >
>> > I fail to see the point of discussing non-Fedora distributions on
>> > Fedora devel mailing list.
>> I fail to see the point of discussing a feature that is meant to allow
>> upstreams to provide installable bundles that work in all linuxes if it
>> is only to work in Fedora.
> I already talked about other distributions so your concern has been
> addressed already.

But I pointed out that you are leaving out the most popular one, and you 
responded by labeling me as off-topic when actually YOU were the one who 
started talking about other distributions.

You advertise distribution-independent packages, so your packages really 
need to work on ALL distributions. Assuming systemd is already a non-

IMHO, trying to support cross-distro packages is a failed endeavour from the 
outstart, Fedora RPMs are the way to go.

        Kevin Kofler

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